- 5 to 10 minutes
- Celery stalks
- Clean jars
- Food coloring
- Celery stalks take on beautiful flower-like colors when you place them stem down into jars of colored water about an inch deep.
- Leave several hours or overnight.
- For a rainbow effect, add several colors, one at a time, waiting several hours in between.
- For a special treat, buy some white or light-colored carnations and color them with the same process.
Copyright © 2004 by Susan Kettmann. Excerpted from The 2,000 Best Games & Activities with permission of its publisher, Sourcebooks, Inc.
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